A day after receiving a record fee for Mykhailo Mudryk Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk is to donate $A36m to those involved in the Azovstal steelworks defence.
Shakhtar to donate $A36m after Mudryk deal
Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk will allocate $A36m to aid soldiers and their families.
The announcement was made by club president Rinat Akhmetov on Monday, a day after receiving a record transfer fee for winger Mykhailo Mudryk from Premier League Chelsea.
Akhmetov added that Shakhtar would play a friendly against Chelsea at their Donbass Arena in “a Ukrainian Donetsk”.
Shakhtar said they will receive $A109m for Mudryk with another $A47m in potential bonuses.